Friday, June 9, 2017


Who died this date in 1958.....Graceful and handsome Robert Donat (1905-1958) was the personification of an English gentleman who was neither haughty nor common. That made him something of a novelty in British films of the 1930s.

Despite his Oscar-winning performance as Mr. Chips, he preferred to work in England and in the 1940s and 1950s he mainly appeared in the theatre.

Your editor loved him in GOODBYE, MR. CHIPS.

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1 comment:

  1. he held his own with greer garson no easy feat, she was towering even just starting out as an actress